Compare McDonald's vs Tim Hortons BETA

See how working at McDonald's vs. Tim Hortons compares on a variety of workplace factors. By comparing employers on employee ratings, salaries, reviews, pros/cons, job openings and more, you'll feel one step ahead of the rest. All salaries and reviews are posted by employees working at McDonald's vs. Tim Hortons. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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McDonald's

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Tim Hortons

Employee Ratings

  • McDonald's scored higher in 9 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 1976 reviews)
McDonald's employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than Tim Hortons employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.4
(based on 3702 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.5
McDonald's employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.5 higher than Tim Hortons employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.1
McDonald's employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.5 higher than Tim Hortons employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
2.6
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.6
McDonald's employees rated their Work-life balance 0.5 higher than Tim Hortons employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.1
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.3
McDonald's employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than Tim Hortons employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.9
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.5
McDonald's employees rated their Culture & Values 0.3 higher than Tim Hortons employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.2
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
McDonald's Ceo  John Betts
90%
90% John Betts
McDonald's employees rated their CEO Approval 25% higher than Tim Hortons employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Tim Hortons Ceo Jose Cil
65%
65%Jose Cil
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
71%
McDonald's employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 16% higher than Tim Hortons employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
55%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
56%
McDonald's employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 16% higher than Tim Hortons employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
41%

Salaries

McDonald's has 690 more total submitted salaries than Tim Hortons.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Crew Member448 Salaries
CA$13/hr
Shift Manager24 Salaries
CA$15/hr
Crew Trainer94 Salaries
CA$12/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Team Member224 Salaries
CA$13/hr
Supervisor84 Salaries
CA$14/hr
Trainer6 Salaries
CA$12/hr

What Employees Say

  • McDonald's had 1,829 more reviews than Tim Hortons that mentioned "Flexible hours" as a Pro.
  • McDonald's had 603 more reviews than Tim Hortons that mentioned "Minimum wage" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Free food"(in 2119 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 2078 reviews)
Pros
"Flexible hours"(in 249 reviews)
"Fast paced environment"(in 243 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Rude customers"(in 1164 reviews)
"Minimum wage"(in 762 reviews)
Cons
"Minimum wage"(in 159 reviews)
"Fast paced"(in 123 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Cashier

I worked at McDonald's part-time for less than a year

Pros

A really fun place to work. I grew a lot and learned a lot in this position.

Cons

Not many I can think of

Advice to Management

Keep up the good work.

"multi roles"Sep 22, 2020

Current Employee - Customer Service Staff

I have been working at Tim Hortons full-time

Pros

you can experience a real Canadian culture

Cons

If you do not move quickly, high school grade 12 supervisor will yell at you all the time.

Job Postings

McDonald's has 131,096 more recently posted open jobs than Tim Hortons.